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Prairie Ridge Elementary School Cafeteria in Cedar Rapids, Iowa, February 2018

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School cafeteria at Prairie Ridge Elementary School in Cedar Rapids.
Courtesy of Prairie Ridge Elementary School, Heckart, Kim, February 2018


The photograph shows the Prairie Ridge Elementary School cafeteria, where students are being served breakfast in February 2018. Meals are served to students from grades preschool through 4th grade. Take a look at how this lunch hour compares to the students at a country school in Grundy Center, Iowa, in 1939. 

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Heckart, Kim, February 2018. Courtesy of Prairie Ridge Elementary School